The Graduate School of Business and Public Policy at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) seeks candidates for a tenure-track position in Organizations and Management. The Management group is a congenial team that looks forward to welcoming a new colleague. Research and teaching interests of current faculty include small group dynamics, networks and social processes, behavioral strategy, and the effects of emerging communication technologies.
The ideal candidate will have expertise in teaching ethical leadership and organizational behavior, as well as ability to conduct research on topics relevant to leadership and the U.S. Department of Defense. Interest in military organizations or applying organizational and leadership perspectives to national security issues is plus. Our school’s relationship with the US Navy provides extensive opportunities to conduct leadership research in the Navy and broader Department of Defense. The candidate must have a terminal degree or be within six months of completion. Rank is open. The level of faculty appointment and compensation will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the candidate.
NPS specializes in providing 100% graduate education. Candidates for this position should display a willingness to teach both residential and web-based graduate courses. The school operates year-round on a quarter basis, with most tenure-track faculty teaching alternate quarters. Normal teaching load is 2-2 with opportunities for buy-outs. Most classes are conducted during normal business hours. Research support is provided for the first 2 years.
NPS is a nationally recognized and unique institution within the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). It is located on the coast in Monterey, California, about 140 miles south of San Francisco. The school awards graduate degrees in sciences, engineering, national security, computer science, operations research, and business and public policy. NPS provides graduate education to U.S. and international military officers from all services, Department of Defense civilians, and professionals employed by the federal government. NPS highly values both research and instruction. Degree programs offered by the Graduate School of Business and Public Policy are accredited by AACSB, NASPAA, or both.
The targeted starting date for the position is July 2019, but could be adjusted earlier or later for the right candidate. This is a federal government position. Benefits and entitlements may be found at https://www.opm.gov.
A terminal degree in a field related to Organizations and Management
Research commensurate with the length of the professional experience
Evidence of ability to teach ethical leadership and organizational behavior
Evidence of aptitude to teach at the graduate level, in resident or in a distance-learning environment
Must be able to complete and successfully pass a security background investigation.
To apply for this position, please e-mail a brief cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to:
Dean William Gates BUSAPP@nps.edu
Degree verification and letters of reference may be requested at later stages in the hiring process. The information submitted should include evidence of teaching and research abilities. Attachments should be in PDF or Word (no zipped files please).
We are accepting applications immediately through May 11, 2019. This job announcement may be extended until the position is filled.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Relocation package, including recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized.
NPS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. U.S. citizenship is required. Please visit http://www.nps.edu for further information about our institution.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, you are strongly encouraged to identify your Veterans’ Preference on your resume or elsewhere in your application package (type of preference, dates of service, date of VA letter, character of service, etc...)
The mission of the Naval Postgraduate School is to provide relevant and unique advanced education and research programs to increase the combat effectiveness of commissioned officers of the Naval Service to enhance the security of the United States. In support of the foregoing, and to sustain academic excellence, NPS and the DON foster and encourage a program of relevant and meritorious research which both supports the needs of Navy and Department of Defense while building the intellectual capital of Naval Postgraduate School faculty.